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Scoreboard roundup -- 12/14/17
Sports News December 15th, 2017, 1:05am
Scoreboard roundup -- 12/14/17
iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONDetroit 105, Atlanta 91N.Y. Knicks 111, Brooklyn 104Minnesota 119, Sacramento 96Cleveland 121, L.A. Lakers 112Golden State 112, Dallas 97NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEPhiladelphia 2, Buffalo 1Washington 5, Boston 3Columbus 6, N.Y. Islanders 4Montreal 2, New Jersey 1; OT Chicago 5, Winnipeg 1Anaheim 3, St. Louis 1Minnesota 2, Toronto 0Colorado 2, Florida 1Tampa Bay 4, Arizona 1Nashville 4, Edmonton 0San Jose 3, Calgary 2Vegas 2, Pittsburgh 1NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUEDenver 25, Indianapolis 13TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(21) Baylor 99, Texas Southern 68 Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
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Broncos QB Trevor Siemian injures left shoulder during game
Andy Lyons/Getty Images (INDIANAPOLIS) -- Denver Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian left Thursday night's game against the Indianapolis Colts with a left shoulder injury.The team ruled out his return.Siemianwas sacked by Barkevious Mingo and landed on his left arm and shoulder. When Siemian got up holding his left arm and was examined by the Broncos' medical staff before being taken to the locker room.Brock Osweiler replaced Siemian against the Colts.Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
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Colts' Brandon Williams taken to hospital with head injury
iStock/Thinkstock (INDIANAPOLIS) -- Colts tight end Brandon Williams had to be taken off the field on a stretcher in the second quarter of Thursday's game against the Denver Broncos.Williams, the Colts' primary backup tight end, suffered the injury while blocking Broncos linebacker Deiontrez Mount on a punt early in the quarter. The two players collided and Mount appeared to try to soften Williams' landing.Williams had his college career at Oregon come to an end a year early because of a spinal condition in 2011. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
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Indianapolis to host 2121 NBA All-Star Game
Joe Robbins/Getty Images (INDIANAPOLIS) -- Indianapolis will host the 2021 NBA All-Star Game, the league announced Wednesday.The game will be held at the Pacers' Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, which hasn't hosted the event since 1985, when it was played at the Hoosier Dome.Future sites for the NBA All-Star Game include Los Angeles (2018), Charlotte (2019) and Chicago (2020).Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
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Scoreboard roundup -- 12/12/17
Sports News December 13th, 2017, 10:10am
Scoreboard roundup -- 12/12/17
iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONDenver 103, Detroit 84Cleveland 123, Atlanta 114OT N.Y. Knicks 113, L.A. Lakers 109Brooklyn 103, Washington 98Dallas 95, San Antonio 89OT Philadelphia 118, Minnesota 112Sacramento 99, Phoenix 92NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEEdmonton 7, Columbus 2Buffalo 3, Ottawa 2Philadelphia 4, Toronto 2Washington 5, Colorado 2New Jersey 5, L.A. Kings 1SO Minnesota 2, Calgary 1Tampa Bay 3, St. Louis 0OT Chicago 3, Florida 2SO Carolina 3, Vegas 2TOP 25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(15) Seton Hall 84, St. Peter's 61(25) Cincinnati 65, Mississippi St. 50Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.
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Ex-NFL Network employee alleges sexual misconduct by former players in lawsuit
iStock/Thinkstock (LOS ANGELES) -- The NFL Network has suspended three analysts, including Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk, after an ex-wardrobe stylist for the network filed suit over sexual harassment on Monday. The woman, Jami Cantor, alleges a number of offenses by NFL Enterprises in the lawsuit, including sexual harassment, age discrimination, wrongful termination, and unfair business practices.Bloomberg was first to acquire the lawsuit."This is a severe case and I think my client is extremely courageous in coming forward," Laura Horton, Cantor's lawyer, said in a statement. "I'm grateful for the national conversation regarding sexual harassment over the last...
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Matt Barnes, 37, retires from the NBA
Vivien Killilea/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- After 14 years in the NBA, forward Matt Barnes is calling it a career. The 37-year-old, who had not played this season, made the announcement on his Instagram Monday. "Had a cool 15yr run!!" he wrote. "Traveled the world met alota cool people, some will be brothers for the rest of my life! BUT NOW.... You telling me I can dress like this for business meetings & make more money off the court than I made ON?? & spend more time with my kids??!! ... Let's Do it! Love me or HATE ME, I...
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Every member of the Miami Dolphins is now registered to vote
iStock/Thinkstock (MIAMI) -- Every member of the Miami Dolphins is now registered to vote.The Dolphins, in conjunction with the Drum Major Institute, announced that every player has filed the necessary paperwork to vote in the 2018 election. The voter registration initiative began in June, when Drum Major Institute members Martin Luther King III and Bill Wachtel came to a Dolphins practice to register players to vote.The Drum Major Institute’s website claims this is the first professional sports team to have a full roster of registered voters.King plans to spread the voting initiative to other sports franchises, according to the Miami...
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WWE wrestler suspended after arrest for allegedly battering wife
Gainesville Police Department (GAINESVILLE, Fla.) -- A champion professional wrestler was arrested Saturday night in Gainesville, Florida, for allegedly falsely imprisoning and battering his newlywed wife, who is also a professional wrestler.World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) said in a statement Sunday that Rich Swann, 26, is suspended indefinitely following his arrest.Swann was driving with his wife of nine months, Vannarah Riggs, after she had just been in a match when they got into an argument, the Gainesville Police Department stated in an arrest document."[Swann] was critiquing [his wife's] performance and began getting angry with her," police said in the document. "The...
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Scoreboard roundup -- 12/9/17
Sports News December 10th, 2017, 7:38am
Scoreboard roundup -- 12/9/17
iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Saturday’s games: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONL.A. Clippers 113, Washington 112Miami 101, Brooklyn 89L.A. Lakers 110, Charlotte 99Atlanta 117, Orlando 110Cleveland 105, Philadelphia 98Chicago 104, N.Y. Knicks 102Milwaukee 117, Utah 100San Antonio 104, Phoenix 101OT Oklahoma City 102, Memphis 101Houston 124, Portland 117NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUESt. Louis 6, Detroit 1Edmonton 6, Montreal 2Colorado 7, Florida 3OT Tampa Bay 4, Winnipeg 3Columbus 1, Arizona 0Boston 3, N.Y. Islanders 1Toronto 4, Pittsburgh 3N.Y. Rangers 5, New Jersey 2Vegas 5, Dallas 3San Jose 5, Ottawa 0Calgary 4, Vancouver 2OT L.A. Kings 3, Carolina 2Copyright © 2017, ABC...
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